Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
The age-old question still remains the same-why is parent and family involvement is children's education important? The answer remain the same also: because it's good for the educational achievement of children. Parent and family involvement is still on the forefront of education research topics. Getting parents to visit schools is an ongoing task; however, it is a task that must be tackled if educators and communities hope to change the way we educate children.
Thompson, S., Ed.D, & Mutisya, M., Ed.D. (2008). The Family Involvement School Consultant: A Model for Involving Famiies and Parents in Their Children Education. Journal for the Advancement of Educational Research, 4(1), 89-96.